Articles tagged with: NIH

Understanding Clinical Research

Learn the Basics

Understanding Clinical Research

You hear about the results of clinical research all the time. You’ve probably made a few changes to your behavior—what you eat or how much you exercise—based on some study. Whether you want to understand how to put those news reports in perspective or are thinking of participating in a clinical study yourself, it’s time you learned more about clinical research...

Get Involved in Clinical Research

Because Lives Depend on it.

Get Involved in Clinical Research

Are you playing your part in clinical research? Doctors and scientists are conducting clinical studies in every state of the union. They’re looking for volunteers of all ages, from all cultures, with different lifestyles. You may be able to help them learn how to improve the health of hundreds, thousands or millions of people...

New NIH Study: Diet and Exercise for Type 2 Diabetes, Heart Disease Not Effective?

New NIH Study: Diet and Exercise for Type 2 Diabetes, Heart Disease Not Effective?

People with type 2 diabetes, all 24 million of them in the United States alone, have undoubtedly heard the chapter and verse – change your diet, lose weight, and exercise more – if you want to reduce the risk of heart disease...